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[Canada] EDITORIAL: Flavoured tobacco ban says no to cancer

certainly efforts to stop and seize such smuggled goods should be stepped up, if required. But the alternative — allowing legal sales of a carcinogenic product obviously designed to be attractive to youth — would be irresponsible.
Halifax (NS) Chronicle Herald (ca)
added Apr 20, 2015 14:54

[Canada] WEEKS: Ontario to ban menthol cigarettes. Why not Ottawa?

The federal government knows the dangers of menthol. So do public-health leaders in every province. Now we need to recognize and regulate menthol-flavoured cigarettes according to what they really are: a gateway to a lifelong struggle with cigarettes, on
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Apr 20, 2015 14:52

[UK] Take 7 Steps Out’ to protect children from secondhand smoke

StepaRoo, the campaign’s kangaroo mascot, was in the city this week to take children across seven musical steps highlighting the need to be at least seven steps away from homes when smoking. Parents are also encouraged not to smoke in confined spaces suc
Morley Observer (uk)
added Apr 20, 2015 14:18

Hillary pressed to take on Big Tobacco

“From a national standpoint, we’d love to see Mrs. Clinton run on a public health platform and specifically a tobacco reform platform,” said Chris Bostic, deputy director for policy at the Action on Smoking & Health. “I’m not a skilled political analyst
The Hill
added Apr 20, 2015 09:47

[Arizona] Editorial: Where there's smoke ...

Kingman Youth Coalition Beating Up Teen Tobacco deserves kudos ... I agree that people shouldn't smoke in a car with kids in it - actually, people shouldn't smoke at all - but such an ordinance gets into private behavior inside private property, even tho
Kingman (AZ) Daily Miner
added Apr 19, 2015 17:17
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[New York] LETTER: Proposed tobacco ban would protect families

Albany County Executive Dan McCoy’s initiative to ban tobacco product displays in pharmacies would be a great contribution to the health of people in Albany County.
Albany (NY) Times Union blogs
added Apr 19, 2015 16:42

SUDDES: The Ohio House GOP's budget bow to Big Oil, Big Gas and Big Tobacco: Thomas Suddes

The Ohio House GOP budget discards Gov. John Kasich's promised taxes on e-cigarettes just as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report a tripling in e-cigarette use among middle school and high school students
Cleveland (OH) Plain Dealer
added Apr 19, 2015 11:03
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[Indiana] VIDEO: Business Owners Concerned over E-Cigarette Regulations Bill

"We had plans for expansion, adding jobs this year," said Vapor Bank Owner John McCullough. "We're at over 20 employees right now. We had hoped to add several more shops this year, hire a lot more hoosiers to work with us. And it's got me scared. It's go
WTVW Fox 7 (Evansville, IN)
added Apr 19, 2015 10:45
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[Indiana] VIDEO: E-cigarette bill at Governor’s desk / Industry says law sets regulations for manufacturing of e-cigerattes and vapors

If passed, it would be the first state regulations for the liquids used in electronic cigarettes and the practice known as “vaping.” H.B. 1432 was passed on Thursday with a 73-14 vote in the House...Requiring “vape shops” that sell e-cigarettes to be lic
WANE Channel 15 (Fort Wayne, IN)
added Apr 19, 2015 10:35

[Asia] India's bidi workers suffer for 1,000-a-day habit

The bidis outsell their filtered, paper-bound rivals by eight to one, giving the industry's bosses a financial and political clout that critics say accounts for the recent shelving of plans for larger health warnings...more than 70 percent of the workers
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Apr 19, 2015 10:28
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